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Day 11: What Makes You Proud?

By on December 21, 2013

Today is Day 11 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. What makes you proud of UTEP? Tomorrow we begin counting down the “Top 10 Traditions that Form the Foundation of Miner Pride and Success.” There are so many reasons

Day 12: Sun Bowl Game

By on December 20, 2013

Today is Day 12 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. This year’s Sun Bowl game marks the 80th game in one of the oldest traditions in college football history. The first Sun Bowl was played New Year’s Day 1935

Day 13: El Paso Collaborative for Academic Excellence

By on December 19, 2013

Today is Day 13 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. The El Paso Collaborative for Academic Excellence is recognized as one of the most innovative and effective PreK-16 education reform initiatives in across the nation. Formed in 1991, and

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Day 14: UTEP’s Global Reality

By on December 18, 2013

Today is Day 14 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. When the Texas School of Mines opened its doors in 1914, little did anyone in the community know that the school which would become the University of Texas at

Day 15: UTEP Dinner Theatre

By on December 17, 2013

Today is Day 15 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. The UTEP Dinner Theatre began presenting musicals 30 years ago when Gregory Taylor, who was an undergraduate Theatre Arts Student at UTEP, took on the responsibility of directing a

Day 16: Peace Corps starts at TWC

By on December 16, 2013

  Today is Day 16 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. In March 1961, President John F. Kennedy established a volunteer organization that sent Americans to other countries to promote peace and mutual understanding. In August of that year,

Day 17: Commencement – Future

By on December 15, 2013

Today is Day 17 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial year. UTEP has set records by increasing student enrollment every year for the past nine years. UTEP is one of the top universities in the nation. Our roughly 23,000 students

Day 18: Commencement – Present

By on December 14, 2013

Today is Day 18 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial year. There is no greater gift than the present! Congratulations to all those UTEP students who will graduate today. More than 2,200 graduates and candidates are eligible to participate in

Day 19: Commencement – Past

By on December 13, 2013

Today is Day 19 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. UTEP opened its doors as the Texas School of Mines back in 1914, and 2 years later offered its first Bachelor of Science degrees in Mining Engineering to 3

Day 20: Athletics Exhibit Opens

By on December 12, 2013

Today is Day 20 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. UTEP Athletics is perhaps best known for the 1966 NCAA Championship Basketball game that made history for not just the university, but for the civil rights movement. However, UTEP’s